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TUNE IN FOR THE FIRST FINAL OF THE 2019 JUST WORLD INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

TUNE IN FOR THE FIRST FINAL OF THE 2019 JUST WORLD INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

News
20th Jan 2019

The first of the Just World Indoor Bowls finals comes under the hammer tomorrow afternoon (Monday 21st January at 1pm ) and will be a thrilling survival of the fittest between arguably four of the best players on the WBT circuit.

MARK DAWES BEGINS THE DEFENSE OF HIS WORLD INDOOR SINGLES TITLE

MARK DAWES BEGINS THE DEFENSE OF HIS WORLD INDOOR SINGLES TITLE

News
20th Jan 2019

The 11th day of action in the Just World Indoor Championships promises to be a blockbuster … with Mark Dawes getting his campaign up and running as he begins the defense of his World Indoor Singles title against season Potters campaigner Graham McKee from Belfast.

MIXED PAIRS FINALISTS DECIDED

MIXED PAIRS FINALISTS DECIDED

News
20th Jan 2019

There was more wall to wall exciting action at Potters this afternoon with the semi-final deciders for a place in Tuesday’s Mixed Pairs title decider down for decision.

THOMSON GETS REVENGE WIN OVER WILLGRESS

THOMSON GETS REVENGE WIN OVER WILLGRESS

News
20th Jan 2019

Three time world singles champin Andy Thomson MBE and local Norfolk personality Wayne Willgress lit up the International Arena at Potters with a large crowd of vociferous supporters keen to follow their 1st round head to head in the Just World Indoor Singles Championship.

FORMER CHAMPIONS ALISON MERRIEN MBE AND ELLEN FALKER TAKE OUT THE SECOND WOMEN’S WORLD MATCHPLAY SINGLES SEMI FINAL SPOT

FORMER CHAMPIONS ALISON MERRIEN MBE AND ELLEN FALKER TAKE OUT THE SECOND WOMEN’S WORLD MATCHPLAY SINGLES SEMI FINAL SPOT

News
19th Jan 2019

Former champions Alison Merrien MBE and Ellen Falkner complete Wednesday’s semi-final line up of the Just Women’s World Matchplay Singles

HOLDER KATHERINE REDNALL TAKES ON SCOT JULIE FORREST IN THE FIRST  OF THE LADIES WORLD MATCHPLAY SINGLES SEMI-FINALS

HOLDER KATHERINE REDNALL TAKES ON SCOT JULIE FORREST IN THE FIRST OF THE LADIES WORLD MATCHPLAY SINGLES SEMI-FINALS

News
19th Jan 2019

The JUST Women’s World Matchplay Singles took centre stage earlier today with eight participants all vying for a berth in Wednesday’s semi-finals.

REIGNING CHAMPIONS AND THREE FORMER TITLE WINNING SKIPS  STAY IN THE FRAME FOR THE MIXED PAIRS TITLE

REIGNING CHAMPIONS AND THREE FORMER TITLE WINNING SKIPS STAY IN THE FRAME FOR THE MIXED PAIRS TITLE

News
19th Jan 2019

Sunday’s semi-finals of the Just World Mixed pairs is sure to be a highly popular day with full house crowds guaranteed at the 5* venue in Hopton on Sea.

FOUR FORMER WORLD CHAMPIONS MADE TO DIG DEEP TO SECURE  THEIR SPOT IN THE 2nd ROUND

FOUR FORMER WORLD CHAMPIONS MADE TO DIG DEEP TO SECURE THEIR SPOT IN THE 2nd ROUND

News
17th Jan 2019

Four more former world indoor singles champions threw their hat into the rink when they claimed their second round places after some tough exchanges today. Three matches were decided 2-0 in a tie break, with only Nick Brett winning in straight sets.

SEEDS PAXTON AND GREENSLADE SAFELY NEGOTIATE  OPENING ROUND HURDLES TO SECURE 2nd ROUND BERTHS

SEEDS PAXTON AND GREENSLADE SAFELY NEGOTIATE OPENING ROUND HURDLES TO SECURE 2nd ROUND BERTHS

News
16th Jan 2019

Last year’s beaten finalist Robert Paxton kept his title hope alive of going one step further this year that he did against Blackpool’s Mark Dawes in the title decider twelve months ago when he held off Carlisle qualifier Ian McIntosh in their exchange today.

FORMER TOP 16 RANKED PLAYER SIMON SKELTON ROLLS BACK THE YEARS

FORMER TOP 16 RANKED PLAYER SIMON SKELTON ROLLS BACK THE YEARS

News
16th Jan 2019

Ranked number 2 on the WBT Ranking List, David Gourlay was the second RED SHIRT to surprisingly fall from grace going down to Nottingham’s Simon Skelton as Day 6 of the World Indoor Singles Championship unfolded at Potters.

SCOTT EDWARDS DELIVERS KNOCKOUT BLOW TO NUMBER 13 SEED MARK ROYAL

SCOTT EDWARDS DELIVERS KNOCKOUT BLOW TO NUMBER 13 SEED MARK ROYAL

News
16th Jan 2019

Scott Edwards caused the first major upset of the world indoor singles championship in the opening match of the 6th day of action at Potters

THREE MORE SEEDS SAFELY THROUGH TO THE 2nd ROUND OF THE WORLD INDOOR SINGLES

THREE MORE SEEDS SAFELY THROUGH TO THE 2nd ROUND OF THE WORLD INDOOR SINGLES

News
15th Jan 2019

The second day of action in the World Singles Championship unfolded today, with three matches down for decision where the seeded players outpointed the qualifiers in all of the exchanges to move through to the 2nd Round.

The  WBT  ‘Class of 2018’

The WBT ‘Class of 2018’

News
14th Jan 2019

The WBT ‘Class of 2018’ were named in a glittering Awards Ceremony at the Potters Atlas Theatre where they were honoured for their contribution to the sport over the last 12 months.

WORLD PAIRS SEMI-FINAL LINE UP DECIDED

WORLD PAIRS SEMI-FINAL LINE UP DECIDED

News
13th Jan 2019

Saturday night saw Scots Paul Foster and Alex Marshall along with fellow countryman Ronnie Duncan and Colin Walker from Midlothian both securing their places against each other in the first of the World Pairs semi-finals tomorrow afternoon (Monday 14th)

MIXED EMOTIONS AS DAY 2 UNFOLDS AT THE WORLD INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

News
12th Jan 2019

It was a day of mixed emotions as the World Pairs Championships unfolded earlier today with Australia keeping their title hopes alive while defending champions the defending champions were counted out.

IRELAND & AUSTRALIA IN THE BOX SEATS TO WIN THE QUALIFYING BATTLES IN THE GROUP STAGE OF THE OVERSEAS JUST. WORLD PAIRS

News
10th Jan 2019

Australia and Ireland lead both their respective sections of the Overseas Qualifying match after the opening exchanges in the JUST. World Pairs qualifiers which swung into action at the Hopton on Sea bowls powerhouse earlier today (Thurdsay 10th Jan).

World no.1 Greg takes on Norwich City legend, Darren Eadie, to raise money for The Prince’s Trust

World no.1 Greg takes on Norwich City legend, Darren Eadie, to raise money for The Prince’s Trust

News
10th Jan 2019

Potters Resort’s very own bowls ambassador, Greg Harlow, took on Norwich City legend Darren Eadie in a charity bowls match and raised £1,000 for the local office of The Prince’s Trust to help disadvantaged young people in the region.

41 Years of the World Indoor Bowls Championships

41 Years of the World Indoor Bowls Championships

News
9th Jan 2019

The blue carpet in the International Arena has been rolled out and the best bowls players from around the world are making the journey to Norfolk to compete in The Just 2018 World Indoor Bowls Championships.